Creating a Section View/Annotation Plane

This task shows you how to create a section view /annotation plane.
See Using a View for more information.
See also Creating a Front View, Creating a Section Cut View/Annotation Plane.
Open the Common_Tolerancing_Annotations_01.CATPart document.
  1. Click Section View/Annotation Plane  in the Views/Annotation Planes toolbar.

  1. Select the face as shown.

You have to select a planar element only to perform this command.

The section view is created.
Section views are represented by a green reference axis, its normal axis is red until you create an annotation, and are identified as Section View.1 in the specification tree.